2 weeks Gov’t OKs PH participation in clinical trials for SARS-CoV-2 vaccines Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- The government has approved the recommendation to allow the Philippines to participate in different clinical trials to come up with a vaccine against the novel coronavirus or SARS-CoV-2. The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-MEID) signed Resolution No. 39 series of 2020 on Friday, which approves the endorsement of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) for the Philippines to collaborate with the Chinese Academy of Science in Guangzhou Institute of Health, SinoPharma in Wuhan Institute of Biological Products, and Beijing Institute for a vaccine's clinical trials. Under the resolution, which was ... more